July 12, 2019 4:40 pm
In the case of bone fractures -- rendered more likely by the weightlessness of space, coupled with the partial 0.38 Earth gravity of Mars -- replacement bone could be inserted into injured areas using 3D bioprinting capability.
April 16, 2019 10:42 am
Researchers from the Tel Aviv University have managed to print a small 3D human heart using the patient's own cells, complete with cells, blood vessels, ventricles and chambers.
December 16, 2018 6:11 pm
Manufactured using 3D-printing technology, the capsules could be deployed to deliver drugs to treat a variety of diseases, particularly in cases where drugs must be taken over a long period of time.
September 02, 2018 8:34 pm
The device, called MagicScroll, is comprised of a high-resolution flexible display that can be rolled or unrolled around a central, 3D-printed cylindrical body containing the device's computerised inner-workings.
August 02, 2018 5:19 pm
Materials, such as carbon nanotubes, carbon black and graphene, absorb light much more strongly than the polymers and transfer heat to them, enabling the use of cheaper, lower-power lasers.
May 24, 2018 9:57 pm
Researchers have developed self-driving boats, created from 3D printed parts, which will be capable of operating on roadways and bridges as well.
May 07, 2018 9:02 pm
Researchers have develoepd a porttable 3D printer that can generate layers of tissue that can help heal wounds within minutes, and promote development of skin layers.
April 25, 2018 5:06 pm
Researchers have created a 3D printer that produces self-folding material, an invention that could flat-pack furniture, and hep create emergency shelters.
March 06, 2018 9:25 pm
Researchers have been able to create gallium-based alloys through 3D printing, an application they believe will inspire wearable devices.
January 19, 2018 1:52 am
It uses materials such as plastics and metals to convert products envisaged on computer-aided design to real three-dimensional items; commercial users have been its early adopters.